succedent

adjective
suc·​ce·​dent | \ sək-ˈsē-dᵊnt How to pronounce succedent (audio) \

Definition of succedent

: coming next : succeeding, subsequent

First Known Use of succedent

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for succedent

Middle English, from Latin succedent-, succedens, present participle of succedere

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“Succedent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/succedent. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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